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Hans Rey

Sports:
MTB Freeride
Nationality:
SUI
ae athlete since:
1999
Nick name:
No Way Rey
Date of Birth:
04.06.1966
Intro:
Hans Rey, multiple Trials National and World Champion, is one of the pioneers of Trials and Extreme Mountain Biking. Through his spectacular mountain bike trials shows and adventures, Hans has made himself a name far beyond the mountain bike scene. His skills and image are constantly opening the doors to media coverage all over the world; "No Way" Rey has been demonstrating his talents in over 60 countries. They call him the Franz Beckenbauer or Wayne Gretzky of Mountain Biking. Hans earned recognition with his jump over a car on the 405 Freeway in Los Angeles, with his volcano dance in Hawaii, his underwater bungee jump, or his Machu Picchu Adventure. Besides his own successful video series he was also chosen as stunt coordinator and stuntman in Willy Bogner’s motion pictures "Fire, Ice, and Dynamite" and "White Magic"; as well as in the TV Show "Pacific Blue", where he occasionally has a guest appearance as himself. He's also been featured and hosted numerous TV shows and programs. At the 1996 Olympic Games Hans was part of an Extreme Sports Act and performed in front of 3.5 billion viewers in the Olympic Closing Ceremonies.
Career Highlights:
Slalom World Championsships – Bronze Medal
Pioneer of Extreme Biking and Freeriding
Mountain Bike Hall of Fame
Living Legend
Movie "Tread"
Eyewear during sports:
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Eyewear after sports:
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Website:
hansrey.com